Press Release #12-050 UPDATE Vegetation fire burning at Camp Pendleton
29 Oct 2012

The movement of the vegetation fire north of the Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton has been stopped. The fire is approximately 60% contained.


The Camp Pendleton Fire Department is currently on scene conducting mop up operations.


The fire started at approximately 2 p.m. and burned 4 acres.


The fire does not pose any threat to personnel and structures. Mutual aid aviation asset requests have been cancelled.


The cause of the fire is under investigation.


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